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Key to the tables

P Prerequisite: Course(s) you must complete to a defined standard (or have waived) before your enrolment in another course is confirmed.

C Corequisite: Course(s) that must be completed in the same semester as another course, unless already passed or waived.

R Restriction: Similar courses, that cannot both be credited to the same qualification.

The Postgraduate Diploma in Rehabilitation
PGDipRehab

No new enrolments

Qualification Regulations

Part I

These regulations are to be read in conjunction with all other Statutes and Regulations of the University including General Regulations for Postgraduate Degrees, Postgraduate Diplomas, and Postgraduate Certificates.

Part II

Admission

1. Admission to the Postgraduate Diploma in Rehabilitation requires that the candidate will:

(a) meet the University admission requirements as specified;

and

(b) have been awarded or qualified for a Bachelor degree or an equivalent qualification.

Qualification Requirements

2. Candidates for the Postgraduate Diploma in Rehabilitation shall follow a flexible programme of study, which shall consist of courses totalling at least 120 credits at 700-level, comprising:

(a) courses selected from the Schedule to the Qualification;

(b) the compulsory courses listed on the Schedule to the Qualification;

and

(c) attending field trips, studios, workshops, tutorials, and laboratories as required.

Specialisations

3. The Postgraduate Diploma in Rehabilitation is awarded with or without endorsement.

4. Candidates may complete an endorsement by passing at least 150 credits in a specialisation at 700-level. The requirements for each endorsement are set out in Schedule B for the Qualification.

5. Approved endorsements are Rehabilitation Counselling, and Rehabilitation of the Visually Impaired.

Student Progression

6. In cases of sufficient merit, the Postgraduate Diploma in Rehabilitation may be awarded with distinction or merit.

Completion Requirements

7. The timeframes for completion as outlined in the General Regulations for postgraduate degrees, postgraduate diplomas and postgraduate certificates will apply.

Unsatisfactory Academic Progress

8. The general Unsatisfactory Academic Progress regulations will apply.

Schedule for the Postgraduate Diploma in Rehabilitation

Part A: Without Endorsement

Compulsory course

147.701 Rehabilitation Theory and Practice 30 credits

90 credits from

147.703 Vocational and Rehabilitation Counselling 30 credits

147.704 Drugs and Society 30 credits

150.702 Pae Ora: Māori Health Advancement 30 credits

168.711 Health Research Design and Method 30 credits
R 168.810 and 168.710

179.702 Advanced Research Methods 30 credits

179.773 Disability Studies 30 credits

179.777 Disability, Consumer Rights and Advocacy 30 credits

Part B: Endorsements

Rehabilitation Counselling (150 credits)

No new enrolments

Compulsory courses (120 credits from)

147.701 Rehabilitation Theory and Practice 30 credits

147.703 Vocational and Rehabilitation Counselling 30 credits

168.711 Health Research Design and Method 30 credits
R 168.810 and 168.710

30 credits from

147.704 Drugs and Society 30 credits

Rehabilitation of the Visually Impaired (150 credits)

No new enrolments

Compulsory courses (90 credits from)

147.701 Rehabilitation Theory and Practice 30 credits

60 credits from

147.703 Vocational and Rehabilitation Counselling 30 credits

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